Neil Gaiman

BOOK FESTIVAL – Margaret Atwood & Neil Gaiman

“This is where it ends,” says Neil Gaiman, taking to the stage with Margaret Atwood on the last evening of the Edinburgh International Book Festival. As guest selectors, tonight marks the last of their many individual appearances over the course of the festival, covering not only their inimitable bodies of work, but also their influences […]

BOOK FESTIVAL – Neil Gaiman – Sandman

Neil Gaiman is relieved. After being on tour for several months, the one topic he’s not been asked about so far is Sandman. Tonight of course, that all changes. Fellow graphic novelist Hannah Berry chairs an event where Gaiman’s groundbreaking and critically-acclaimed work is well and truly in the spotlight. When seeing the name of […]


“I’m a giant wandering assemblage of memories.” So says Neil Gaiman, discussing the nature of memory with Charles Fernyhough at this sellout event at the Edinburgh International Book Festival. The conversation is prompted by Gaiman’s latest novel, The Ocean At The End of the Lane, which sees the author explore a world flitting with the […]

BOOK FESTIVAL – Neil Gaiman with Audrey Niffenegger

A sell-out crowd have packed into the RBS Main Theatre at the Edinburgh International Book Festival to hear Audrey Niffenegger – author of The Time Traveller’s Wife – chat and pose questions with her friend: master of the modern fairytale, Neil Gaiman. Referring to fairytales as what we’re left with when myths decay, Gaiman goes […]